October 2004

Downrange: 10/04

JOHN KERRY’S GUN-VOTING RECORD

According to the National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA), John F. Kerry’s voting record makes him the most anti-gun presidential nominee in United States history. NRA records show that since his election to the U.S. Senate in 1984, Kerry has cast 59 votes (NRA did not score 4 of them) on issues involving firearms rights and hunting.

In addition, Kerry currently is a co-sponsor of S. 1431, which would ban all semi-automatic shotguns, all detachable-magazine semi-automatic rifles and many other guns, calling the whole lot “assault weapons.”

In a 20-year career, Kerry has voted on nine separate occasions on issues...

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